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Psalm 37:8

8 Cease from anger, and forsake wrath; do not fret-- it only causes harm. (NKJ)  

Proverbs 12:16

16 A fool's wrath is known at once, but a prudent man covers shame. (NKJ)  

Prov 14:16

16 A wise man fears and departs from evil, but [[[[[[[ a fool rages ]]]]]] and is self-confident. (NKJ)

17 A [[[[[[[[[ quick-tempered man acts foolishly, ]]]]]]] and a man of wicked intentions is hated. (NKJ)                     

Prov 14:29

29 He who is [[[[[[[ slow to wrath has great understanding, ]]]]]]] but he who is impulsive exalts folly. (NKJ)  

Prov 15:1

1 A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.                                               

Prov 15:18

18 A wrathful man stirs up strife, but he who is slow to anger allays contention. (NKJ)  

Prov 16:32

32 He [[[[[[[ who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, ]]]]]]]]] and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city. (NKJ)                                          

Prov 17:14

14 The beginning of strife is like releasing water; therefore stop contention before a quarrel starts. (NKJ)                                             

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Proverbs 17:27

27 He who has knowledge spares his words, and a man of understanding is of a calm spirit. (NKJ)                   

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Prov 17:28

28 Even a fool is counted wise when he holds his peace; when he shuts his lips, he is considered perceptive. 

Prov 19:11

11 The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger, and his glory is to overlook a transgression. (NKJ)                                      

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Prov 19:19

19 A man of great wrath will suffer punishment; for if you rescue him, you will have to do it again. (NKJ)                                            

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Prov 22:24

24 Make no friendship with an angry man, and with a furious man do not go, (NKJ)  

25 Lest you learn his ways and set a snare for your soul. (NKJ)                                           

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Prov 29:11

11 A fool vents all his feelings, but a wise man holds them back. (NKJ)                                     

Prov 29:22

22 An [[[[[[[[[ angry man stirs up strife, ]]]]]]]]] and a furious man abounds in transgression. (NKJ)     

Ecclesiastes 5:6

6A Do not let your mouth lead you into sin. (NIV)             

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Ephians 4:26

26 "Be angry, and do not sin": [[[[[[[[ do not let the sun go down on your wrath,]]]]]]]]  (NKJ)                      

27 nor give place to the devil. (NKJ)                          

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2 Timothy 2:23

23 But avoid foolish and ignorant disputes, knowing that they generate strife.

24 And a servant of the Lord must not quarrel but be gentle to all, able to teach, patient, (NKJ)                        

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Ephasians 4:29

29 Don't use foul or abusive language. Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them.                                            

Eph 4:31

31 Get [[[[[[[[ rid of all bitterness, rage, anger, harsh words, ]]]]]]]] and slander, as well as all types of malicious behavior. (NLT)                               

Colossians 3:8

8 But now [[[[[[[[ you must rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, ]]]]]]]] malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. (NIV)                          

James 1:19

19 So then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; (NKJ)

James 1:20

20 for [[[[[[[[ the wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God. ]]]]]]]]] (NKJ)                     

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Anger is one letter short of danger.

 

A temper in display in public is indecent exposure.  It is a form of control.     Don Drake

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BY THE POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT GOD TOLD US: 

"FOR WHEN YOU ARE ANGRY YOU GIVE A MIGHTY FOOTHOLD TO THE DEVIL."

 

He who angers you, controls you!

PEOPLE WITH SHARP TONGUES OFTEN END UP CUTTING THEIR OWN THROATS. -- JIM FIELDS

 

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